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Medical Marijuana Legalization

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  • The use of marijuana for medical purposes is now legal in 25 states; two additional states (Arkansas and Florida) have pending legislation or ballot measures to legalize medical marijuana
  • Marijuana is a Schedule 1 controlled substance, defined as drugs having a "high potential for abuse" and "no acceptable medical use in treatment." Research shows marijuana meets neither of these criteria
  • Despite the evidence, the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) recently rejected the petition to lower the classification of marijuana to a Schedule 2 drug — drugs that have some accepted medicinal use

By Dr. Mercola

The use of marijuana for medical purposes is now legal in 25 states and, as of this writing, two additional states (Arkansas and Florida) have pending legislation or ballot measures to legalize medical marijuana. 


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